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Animal-Shaped Brooch

Date:
late 19th–early 20th century (Frankish style)
Geography:
Made in Northern France (?)
Culture:
European
Medium:
Copper alloy, coated with gold, twisted wire, paste
Dimensions:
Overall: 2 5/16 x 2 3/8 x 1/2 in. (5.8 x 6.1 x 1.2 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Copper alloy
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.192.44
Not on view
Northern France; [ Stanislas Baron, Paris ]; J. Pierpont Morgan, London and New York (until 1917)
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Guide to the Collections: Medieval Art. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1962. fig. 18.



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